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Algo Trading Java Developer – Front Office, Equities, Electronic Trading, Multi-Threaded
£100000 - £120000 per annum
Sell Side
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0207 763 7074
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 Algo E-Trading Java Developer – Front Office, Equities, Electronic Trading, Multi-Threaded, Cucumber, Selenium

A Java Developer is needed by one of the World’s leading Investment Bank to join their front-office Equities E-Trading Team. Sitting within the wider Risk Automation Technology team the chosen candidate will be responsible for the development of Algorithmic containers within the Bank’s equity trading business.

You’ll be working within a dynamic technology team, giving you access to the latest Algo trading technologies amid the fast-paced trading environment. This role has excellent earning potential and fast track opportunity to promotion within the team and across front office in general.

Their coverage has increased 4-fold in the last year and they are now beginning to expand across other desks and classes and so this is an exciting time for them!

Key Responsibilities: 
  • Supporting the Trading and Product Development teams, through continuous development and integration of equity trading Algo container components
  • Being accountable for the development and testing of Algo trading components to the industry standard
  • Supporting the Trading and Product Development desks through daily interaction
  • Managing expectations of traders and strategists and timely delivering of assigned projects 
Skills & Qualifications: 
  • Proven Java server-side development skills
  • Experience of multi-threading distributed systems development
  • Database and Middleware knowledge
  • Knowledge of the Electronic Trading environment including aspects such as, Index Arbitrage, Futures and Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) pricing, Algorithmic trading, Portfolio trading and Portfolio optimisation (Beneficial not essential)
  • Educated to a bachelor’s degree level or above in a relevant subject (or equivalent qualification / work experience)

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